27. IRAC: Insecticide Resistance, and Mode of Action Classification of Insecticides

  1. Dr. Wolfgang Krämer6,
  2. Dr. Ulrich Schirmer7,
  3. Dr. Peter Jeschke8 and
  4. Dr. Matthias Witschel9
  1. Ralf Nauen1,
  2. Alfred Elbert2,
  3. Alan McCaffery3,
  4. Russell Slater4 and
  5. Thomas C. Sparks5

Published Online: 24 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527644179.ch27

Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition

Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition

How to Cite

Nauen, R., Elbert, A., McCaffery, A., Slater, R. and Sparks, T. C. (2011) IRAC: Insecticide Resistance, and Mode of Action Classification of Insecticides, in Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition (eds W. Krämer, U. Schirmer, P. Jeschke and M. Witschel), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527644179.ch27

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Rosenkranz 25, 51399 Burscheid, Germany

  2. 7

    Berghalde 79, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany

  3. 8

    Bayer CropScience AG, BCS AG-R-PC-PCC, Bldg. 6510, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany

  4. 9

    BASF SE GVA/HC-B009, 67056 Ludwigshafen, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer CropScience AG, BCS AG-R-PC-PCC, Bldg. 6220, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany

  2. 2

    Formerly Bayer CropScience AG, Biology Herbicides, Sachsenring 35, 65719 Hofheim, Germany

  3. 3

    Syngenta Crop Protection, Jealott's Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire RG42 6EY, UK

  4. 4

    Syngenta Crop Protection, Werk Stein, 4332 Stein, Switzerland

  5. 5

    Dow AgroSciences LLC, 9330 Zionsville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46268, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329656

Online ISBN: 9783527644179

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Keywords:

  • insecticides;
  • acaricides;
  • mode of action;
  • Insecticide Resistance Action Committee

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Objectives of the IRAC

  • Structure and Organization of the IRAC

  • Activities

  • Principles of Resistance

  • The Mode of Action (MoA) Classification Scheme v7.0, August 2010

  • Effective IRM Strategies and Approved Principles

  • Future Market Trends

  • Conclusions

  • References